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Big Qs: What makes breastfeeding easier?

Did you know that August is National Breastfeeding Awareness Month? (Now you do!) Everything about being a new mom is hard: breastfeeding is hard, bottle-feeding is hard.  When we were new parents, all we wanted to know was how our friends who’ve been through it made it easier.   For...

must haves for comfortable pregnancy

weeAsked: What are the must-haves for a comfortable pregnancy?

First — a BIG thank you to the 100+ moms who shared their weeLists with us this week.  We were floored by how many of you responded.  We saw a lot of body pillows, anti-nausea remedies, preparatory books, and comfy clothing (and shoes! lots of shoes…). We also loved reading...

weeSpring and eBay — making parents’ lives easier

We’ve always aimed to make weeSpring a simple, social, and fun way to find out what you need for your baby. Now, we want to help you figure out what to do with the things you don’t need. Today, we’re launching a test partnership with eBay – and you’ll be able to...

Guest Blog: The truth about being a new mom

You know those beautiful photographs of stunning pregnant women draped in white sheer fabric, with their well manicured hands placed perfectly on their smooth round belly? They have that gorgeous, peaceful confident glow around them. Maternal love radiates from the photo and you almost buy into the idea that being...

Big Qs: What are the must-haves for a comfortable pregnancy?

One of the unexpected benefits of starting weeSpring: we’re almost always among the first to know when a friend is expecting.  The order generally goes something like this: spouse, doctor, us. Back at the start of the summer, we asked weeSpring users what they do for a carsick baby, and...

parabens, Phthalates, Sulphates

Guest Blog: Parabens, Phthalates, Sulphates, Oh My!

Most moms-to-be try to stay away from unpasteurized cheese, undercooked meat and unwashed fruits and veggies while pregnant. But, many are unaware of the other big offenders – those that lurk in our cosmetic drawers – that can be equally as harmful during pregnancy. In other words, what we smother...